Assessment of single crystal p-toluene sulfonate as an all-optical switching material at 1.3 mum

Kim, Dug Y.; Lawrence, Brian L.
October 1994
Applied Physics Letters;10/3/1994, Vol. 65 Issue 14, p1742
Academic Journal
Evaluates single crystal p-toluene sulfonate (PTS) potentiality for all- optical applications at 1.32 micrometer communications wavelength. Measurement of electronic and thermo-optic nonlinearities; Growth of PTS in an integrated waveguide format with low losses in the near infrared; Discussion on PTS in other telecommunication windows at 1.3 micrometer.


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